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freemanlouis7 reviewed Champions #25 Oct 12, 2018
10

Loved:
Character design/ world building/ art/ storyline/ pacing/ ending.

I wish this was a twelve part story.

Champions #25

By: Jim Zub, Sean Izaakse
Released: Oct 3, 2018

OVERSIZED 25TH ISSUE!
Celebrate 25 issues of Champions with the start of a brand-new story and a perfect jumping-on point! Swords and sorcery beckon as our heroes travel to Weirdworld, a place where dreams can come true, but nightmares are never far away! A quest begins and sacrifices will be made...
Rated T+

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freemanlouis7 rated Spider-Geddon #1 Oct 11, 2018
9.0

Spider-Geddon #1

By: Christos Gage, Jorge Molina
Released: Oct 10, 2018

REVENGE OF THE SPIDER-VERSE!
Back in 2014, SPIDER-VERSE brought every Spider-Man ever together. This event spinning out of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #800 has Christos Gage and Dan Slott teaming up to destroy them all. The Inheritors have somehow gotten out of their radioactive prison planet and made their way to the Marvel Universe. It's going to take...

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8.0

Like the art, story is same old.

Wakanda Forever: Amazing Spider-Man #1

By: Nnedi Okorafor, Alberto Alburquerque
Released: Jun 27, 2018

PART ONE OF A THREE-PART STORY THAT SEES THE DORA MILAJE TEAM UP WITH THE MARVEL U!
The blockbuster Black Panther film has everyone talking about Wakanda's best warriors, the fierce Dora Milaje! Now witness the Dora outside of Wakanda - and in Spider-Man's world! When the Dora catch wind of a Wakandan threat causing trouble in New York, they'll...

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Black Panther #4 Sep 26, 2018
8.0

I would have given it a 9 but there are too many unanswered questions and no signs of them getting back to them.

Black Panther #4

By: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Daniel Acuna
Released: Sep 26, 2018

"THE INTERGALACTIC EMPIRE OF WAKANDA" CONTINUES!
Rebellion among the rebels! When M'Baku rises to lead the Nameless, he'll advocate for a new strategy in their war against the Empire - one that goes against everything T'Challa believes. But M'Baku's plan could save lives. And without his mantle, what power does T'Challa have to fight for what h...

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Synthozoid reviewed Avengers #7 Sep 5, 2018
9.0

I was ready to drop this book after the opening arc, but this one-shot is damn good.
I get that the characters are supposed to be super smart, but they predict modern English in 1,000,000 B.C.? Aaron could have found a work-around. Oh well, still really fun.

Avengers #7

By: Jason Aaron, Sara Pichelli
Released: Sep 5, 2018

FEATURING GHOST RIDER 1,000,000 BC!
If you thought you knew the beginnings of the Marvel Universe, you were wrong! Odin and his Prehistoric Avengers represent a period of Marvel history that's never been explored. That exploration begins this issue with the origin of the very first Ghost Rider, one who rides a flaming woolly mammoth and battles...

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Avengers #7 Sep 7, 2018
10

Best single issue I've read in months. Great art, enthralling story.

Avengers #7

By: Jason Aaron, Sara Pichelli
Released: Sep 5, 2018

FEATURING GHOST RIDER 1,000,000 BC!
If you thought you knew the beginnings of the Marvel Universe, you were wrong! Odin and his Prehistoric Avengers represent a period of Marvel history that's never been explored. That exploration begins this issue with the origin of the very first Ghost Rider, one who rides a flaming woolly mammoth and battles...

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9.0

Not as exciting but still very interesting.

Rise of the Black Panther #4

By: Narcisse, Javier Pina
Released: Apr 4, 2018

  SECRET ORIGIN OF THE BLACK PANTHER Part 4
•  Now that T'Challa has revealed Wakanda to the world, he must face that world's demands - and those of its monarchs. What does Doctor Doom want from the new king?
•  And it is not only governments and councils who worry about Wakanda's safety in the new e...

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10

Rise of the Black Panther #3

By: Narcisse, Paul Renaud
Released: Mar 7, 2018

SECRET ORIGIN OF THE BLACK PANTHER Part 3
•  Against the wishes of his tribal council, the Black Panther unveils his country to the globe.
•  But will T'Challa's faith in humanity bring ruin on his resource-rich home?
•  The new king will quickly find his invitation brings unexpected guests. What is the Winter Soldier doing ...

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10

Rise of the Black Panther #2

By: Narcisse, Paul Renaud
Released: Feb 7, 2018

SECRET ORIGIN OF THE BLACK PANTHER Part 2
•  T'Challa has finally taken up his crown! But the new king will find old wounds festering.
•  When Wakandans go missing, the Black Panther goes on the prowl - and his path
will lead far beyond the borders of his isolated country.
•  Monarch meets monarch as Namor, the King of ...

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10

One of Coates better issues this far, pacing and dialogue was engaging.

Rise of the Black Panther #1

By: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Paul Renaud
Released: Jan 3, 2018

SECRET ORIGIN OF THE BLACK PANTHER Part 1
Just in time for the highly anticipated film, witness the early years of the man who will come to rule one of the most scientifically advanced countries in the world! Wakanda has always kept itself isolated from Western society, but that's all about to change. Young T'Challa knows he is destined to beco...

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Champions #23 Aug 24, 2018
9.0

Great art, great pace, great cliffhanger

Champions #23

By: Jim Zub, Kevin Libranda
Released: Aug 8, 2018

• While Ironheart and Amadeus Cho take major steps forward in their super hero journeys, Nova takes a step back.
•  As the team faces a complicated and dangerous threat, Sam Alexander wonders: is there a future for him with the Champions?
Rated T+

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Black Panther #3 Aug 22, 2018
8.5

Exciting issue, sometimes the action was unclear.

Black Panther #3

By: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Daniel Acuna
Released: Aug 22, 2018

THE INTERGALACTIC EMPIRE OF WAKANDA CONTINUES!
The rebels make their move! On the verge of liberating the Nameless, T'Challa, M'Baku and Nakia hunt for mysterious artifact that promises to turn the tide. What is the M'Kraan Shard? And will T'Challa find its acquisition worth the cost?
Rated T

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freemanlouis7 added Injustice 2 to their pull list Jun 26, 2018

Injustice 2

The all-new prequel to the highly anticipated Injustice 2 video game begins here! Original INJUSTICE writer Tom Taylor continues the story from the hit series INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US. Superman is imprisoned, and it’s up to Batman to put the world back together. But with Superman’s iron-fisted regime eliminated, other forces rise up to fill the...

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Avengers #2 Jun 7, 2018
8.0

Looks pretty, enjoyed seeing Ghost Rider but not much happening. The font in the word bubbles spoiled the twist ending.

Avengers #2

By: Jason Aaron, Ed McGuinness
Released: May 16, 2018

• Black Panther and Dr. Strange battle for their lives deep within the earth...
•  Captain Marvel battles death and destruction raining down from the skies...
•  ...while Thor, Iron Man and Captain America lead the valiant (yet hopeless) fight against the Final Host of Dark Celestials.
•  And Ghost Rider and the Savage Hu...

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8.0

Interesting set up.

Black Panther: Long Live The King #1

By: Nnedi Okorafor, Andr Lima Arajo
Released: Dec 13, 2017

As the Black Panther and an Avenger, T'Challa has had to save the world time and again -- but those duties pale in comparison to his responsibilities as king of Wakanda. As the nation rebuilds in the wake of revolution, T'Challa finds his people besieged by a massive monster tearing through the country, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake! ...

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8.0

Fun almost Saturday morning cartoon feel.

Black Panther: Long Live The King #2

By: Nnedi Okorafor, Andr Lima Arajo
Released: Dec 27, 2017

As the Black Panther and an Avenger, T'Challa has had to save the world time and again -- but those duties pale in comparison to his responsibilities as king of Wakanda. As the nation rebuilds in the wake of revolution, T'Challa finds his people besieged by a massive monster tearing through the country, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake!

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Champions #19 May 8, 2018
8.5

I was going to say it has a fun loving tone . . . until the end :)

Champions #19

By: Jim Zub, Sean Izaakse
Released: Apr 11, 2018

  A WIDER WORLD Part 1
•  IRONHEART and THE UNSTOPPABLE WASP join the Champions at last! The team has grown but the mission stays the same - the Champions fight to make the world a better place for all!
•  Writer Jim Zub (AVENGERS: NO SURRENDER) and artist Sean Izaakse (UNCANNY AVENGERS) reunite to push the Champions beyond their ...

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Avengers #1 May 8, 2018
10

Straight to the point, very cartoon flashy.

Avengers #1

By: Jason Aaron, Ed McGuinness
Released: May 2, 2018

A NEW ERA DAWNS FOR EARTH'S MIGHTIEST HEROES -
courtesy of JASON AARON and ED McGUINNESS!
Thor Odinson. Steve Rogers. Tony Stark. The Big Three of the Avengers are reunited at last! And just in time to save the world from total annihilation at the hands of their most powerful enemies yet: the 2000-foot-tall space gods known as Celestials.

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freemanlouis7 added Avengers (2018) to their pull list May 8, 2018

Avengers (2018)

A NEW ERA DAWNS FOR EARTH'S MIGHTIEST HEROES -
courtesy of JASON AARON and ED McGUINNESS!
Thor Odinson. Steve Rogers. Tony Stark. The Big Three of the Avengers are reunited at last! And just in time to save the world from total annihilation at the hands of their most powerful enemies yet: the 2000-foot-tall space gods known as Celestials.

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Black Panther #172 May 3, 2018
9.0

Keeping up the action, reveals and good pacing of the previous issue my hopes are renewed for this series.

Black Panther #172

By: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Leonard Kirk
Released: Apr 18, 2018

  KLAW STANDS SUPREME FINALE!
•  Klaw and his allies have brought Wakanda to the brink of destruction.
•  To seal the deal, Klaw has summoned a powerful Marvel foe not seen in years.
•  But Black Panther isn't done fighting yet. He still has a secret weapon: his ex-wife.  ...

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freemanlouis7 rated Champions #18 Apr 7, 2018
8.5

Champions #18

By: Mark Waid, Humberto Ramos
Released: Mar 28, 2018

CHAMPION FOR A DAY Part 3
•  The new order changeth! After a series of tragic setbacks and shakeups, the Champions are faced with a grim decision - is it finally time to disband and give up the fight?
Rated T+

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Black Panther #171 Mar 28, 2018
9.0

FINALLY! A comic book issue that feels like a comic book! Here's hoping the conclusion won't fall flat.

Black Panther #171

By: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Leonard Kirk
Released: Mar 28, 2018

KLAW STANDS SUPREME Part 6
•  The Black Panther finally meets Ulysses Klaw face-to-face. Will the king lose his country?
•  But Klaw is not the only monster corrupting Wakanda. The gods are still lost - all save one. The true Originator returns!
Rated T

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9.0

Black Panther Annual #1

By: Christopher Priest, Daniel Acuna
Released: Feb 21, 2018

LEGENDARY PANTHER WRITERS RETURN!
Three legendary BLACK PANTHER writers return to Wakanda! Don McGregor's famous storyline "The Panther's Rage" has become one of the most well-respected runs in comic book history. Now, the author who redefined Wakanda for a generation is back to expand the mythos! Bearing the heart-shaped herb that defines the ...

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freemanlouis7 rated Spider-Gwen #29 Mar 5, 2018
9.0

Spider-Gwen #29

By: Jason Latour, Robbi Rodriguez
Released: Feb 28, 2018

GWENOM PART 5
•  Gwen Stacy has let herself get lost in the Venom, and it's turning her against her allies - including Captain America!
•  And when Cap comes calling to find out what's gotten into Gwen, a friendly check-in turns into a no-holds-barred back-alley brawl!
Rated T

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Champions #17 Mar 3, 2018
8.5

Intense build up and fight. Fun seeing all the different heroes in action.

Champions #17

By: Mark Waid, Humberto Ramos
Released: Feb 28, 2018

CHAMPION FOR A DAY Part 2
•  Red Locust is back, and she's brought some friends! Meanwhile, the Champions' global influence is spreading - but is that a good thing?
Rated T+

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Black Panther #170 Mar 1, 2018
9.0

Much better, pacing improved, solid reveal at the end, good action and art. Well done.

Black Panther #170

By: Ta-Nehisi Coates, Leonard Kirk
Released: Feb 28, 2018

KLAW STANDS SUPREME Part 5
FEATURING AN INTERVIEW WITH RYAN COOGLER, DIRECTOR OF MARVEL STUDIOS' BLACK PANTHER!
•  With Storm back by his side, T'Challa finally confronts Ras the Exhorter, the mysterious villain summoning dark creatures to Wakanda.
•  But what the Black Panther learns will shake all he believes. Who IS Ras The E...

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Defenders #9 Feb 5, 2018
9.0

Great action sequence but why so little fighting from the guest star?

Defenders #9

By: Brian Michael Bendis, David Marquez
Released: Jan 31, 2018

KINGPINS OF NEW YORK Part 4
•  Harlem burns as the Defenders push back against the bloodiest gang war in Marvel history.  
•  Some will rise, some will fall and there will be new Defenders...
Rated T+

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Spider-Gwen #28 Feb 1, 2018
8.5

Nice to get some background on Murrdock, although I was hoping for more twist. It reminded me of Batman Arkham Origin

Spider-Gwen #28

By: Jason Latour, Robbi Rodriguez
Released: Jan 31, 2018

GWENOM Part 4
•  Every road in Earth-65 leads to Matt Murdock.
•  Gwen takes the fight to the man who's orchestrated so much of her problems.
Rated T

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freemanlouis7 reviewed Avengers #678 Feb 1, 2018
9.0

Good pacing and great art.

Avengers #678

By: Mark Waid, Pepe Larraz
Released: Jan 31, 2018

NO SURRENDER Part 4
NOW ON SALE WEEKLY!
The Avengers are caught in a game of cosmic proportions, but they don't know the rules - and one of them is about to pay the ultimate price! THE FIRST AVENGER FALLS!
Rated T+

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freemanlouis7 rated Avengers #677 Jan 25, 2018
9.0

Avengers #677

By: Mark Waid, Pepe Larraz
Released: Jan 24, 2018

NO SURRENDER Part 3
NOW ON SALE WEEKLY!
Quicksilver flamed out of the Avengers, leaving devastation in his wake. But now that it's all hands on deck, is this his chance at redemption? Or will his hunger to prove himself be his downfall?
Rated T+

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